REVIEW: House of the Dragon – Episode 5 ‘We Light the Way’

House of the Dragon E5 picks up the pace ever so slightly as the sides are made clear for the conflict to come. The cracks in the realm grow larger than ever as King Viserys struggles to hold everything together, his health greatly declining as those around him plan for the succession and look for ways to seize power for themselves. The great players all come together for the celebration of the wedding of Rhaenyra and Laenor Velaryon and as Game of Thrones fans know, weddings aren’t exactly the safest places to be.

House of the Dragon E5 opens and closes with violence and blood. Daemon handles his beating from last week as well as we all expected and greets his estranged w